Resources for the Sunday of the Forefathers

December 10, 2020 0 Comments

Resources for Sunday, December 13, Sunday of the Forefathers God With Us Online pulls together great liturgical catechetical resources for use in three jurisdictions of the Byzantine Catholic Church (Ruthenian, Ukrainian and Melkite). You will notice on the link below several things: 1. prayers for the Domestic Church 2. a music file of the Resurrectional …

On the Eastern Catholic Churches

December 8, 2020 0 Comments

Watch EWTN on Wednesday, December 9, at 8 pm EST when Father Mitch Pacwa will interview Father Daniel Gordon Dozier about the Eastern Catholic Churches! Father Daniel is a newly-ordained Byzantine Catholic married priest. He currently serves as the parish administrator of Saint George Byzantine Catholic Church, Olympia, Washington.

Observing the Summer Pascha

August 3, 2020 0 Comments

Thanks to the Eparchy: As we know, the Great Fast and the Great Week before Pascha are the most diligently observed fasts in the Church. After that, the most thoroughly kept fast is that before the Dormition, which in our Tradition lasts from August 1 through August 14. Like the Great Fast, the Dormition Fast …

What Are The Eastern Rite Catholic Churches?

April 26, 2020 0 Comments

This is an episode of “The Catholic Talk Show,” talking with Fr. Elias Rafaj of the Ruthenian Church –a good friend to the Melkites– discussing the Eastern Catholic Churches attending to the similarities and differences with the Latin Catholic Church. Highly recommended as part of your adult faith formation.

Keeping focus on Eastern Catholicism

April 23, 2020 0 Comments

This brief essay on Eastern Catholicism is a helpful piece to keep our focus clear. We all need to refresh our hearts and minds regarding on relationship with Christ and our life in the Church: Adult Faith Formation is not a buzz word as much as it is a way to be attentive to they …